SOUTH STRABANE TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — Police helped spread holiday cheer to some needy kids in South Strabane.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Hot, Humid Conditions Continue
Children were paired with officers from Cecil, Canonsburg and North Strabane for the annual “Shop With A Cop” event at the South Strabane Walmart.
Each child received about $300 to spend on anything they wanted.READ MORE: Police Investigating Two Overnight Hazelwood Shootings
“I’d probably like to get video games and gifts for mom for Christmas,” Gregory Lomax, of Canonsburg, said.
“It’s nice for the police to do this and it’s like really fun,” Klayton Klamis, of Eighty Four, said.MORE NEWS: Department Of Defense To Conduct Planned Training Exercises In, Around Pittsburgh Area
About 80 kids from the Canon-McMillan School District participated in the event.